1. Do you recognize any of these career missteps from your own experience? What would you now do differently?
2. What kind of personal pressures do you have that might cause you to make a decision you will regret? What are you going to do about it?
3. How important is having a glamorous job or working for a specific company with a great reputation to you? What do you think might be the dangers in doing that?
4. In general, what do you think it is going to take to summon the courage and feelings of self-worth you will need to avoid the mistakes outlined in this article?